- Canine Companion: Obviously.
- Does Not Like Shoes: Subverted, it's not that he doesn't like shoes, but it's often confused that way, as he loses them, along with other clothes when he turns into a dog, and when he changes back, he sometimes can't find a pair.
- Empathic Shapshifter
- Evil-Detecting Dog
- I Just Want to Be Normal: Aw, poor Eric.
- Losing a Shoe in the Struggle- See Does Not Like Shoes
- Nice Guy- Mostly quite a kind, sensitive boy
- My Instincts Are Showing